Roscoe Orman

Roscoe Hunter Orman is an American actor, comedian and writer, best known for playing Gordon Robinson, one of the central human characters on Sesame Street. Orman joined the show in 1974, becoming the third actor to play Gordon until 2016 (subsequent to Matt Robinson, 1969-1972, and Hal Miller, 1972-1974).

Orman is also an accomplished stage, film, and television actor, children's book writer, artist, and child advocate.